Salary: $81,993.60 - $98,425.60 per year
Final Filing Date: April 10, 2017
The eligible list resulting from this examination will cancel any existing list and may last approximately one year, but can be extended.
The Alameda County Sheriff's Office Crime Laboratory is a full-service crime lab housed in a new, state-of-the-art facility nestled at the base of the Oakland hills. The Sheriff's Office Crime Laboratory is nationally accredited by the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors/Laboratory Accreditation Board – International (ASCLD/LAB-International).
Criminalists investigate and identify materials used as evidence by performing chemical, physical and microscopic analyses in the criminalistics laboratory and in the field. They interpret the results of findings to law enforcement officers, prepare materials for presentation in court, may appear in court as expert witnesses and perform related work as required. All positions are located in the Sheriff's Office.
Criminalist II is the journey-level classification working under direction. Incumbents work with a great degree of independence, and their work is usually checked only by review of written reports. They assist in training new personnel in lower classifications. After gaining further experience and expanded expertise in the more difficult and complex analyses, they are expected to qualify for Criminalist III
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Posted: March 16, 2017
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